Trying to be festive when you feel like hiding under the covers
Do you have that not so jolly feeling?
Decorating for the holidays right after divorce is about as much fun as eating a candy apple right after a root canal. Feeling not so jolly and all ho-ho-ho after all you’ve been through is totally normal and ok. All the first ‘everythings’ can feel like a gut punch at times but then suddenly feel like a breath of fresh air! It’s weird, conflicting and confusing all at once.
You might be saying to yourself “Ugh, can we just skip to January 2nd because I have zero desire to be festive much less decorate.”… continue reading